3 Smart Ways to Closing The Gap in StartUp Funding

3 Smart Ways to Closing The Gap in StartUp Funding

A few days ago, I was invited by ImpactFest to join hundreds of impact makers and social enterprises in The Hague, Netherlands. I hosted multiple roundtables with Melisa Dicker, the Partnership Director at Rise & Lead Women. During our session, we discussed...
Is Artificial Intelligence a challenge to Humanity?

Is Artificial Intelligence a challenge to Humanity?

Artificial Intelligence is here, and it is already causing significant disruption in the workforce. Today, technology is continuously defining the era of fast-paced business transformation and driving a set of questions of what the future of work and leadership in...
Workplace Diversity

Workplace Diversity

In the beginning, the term workplace diversity was primarily used to address racial and ethnic diversity. However, in recent years, the term workplace diversity has been expanded to encompass a larger variety of characteristics such as race, ethnicity, gender, age,...
Dealing with Gender Bias in Closing the Funding Gap

Dealing with Gender Bias in Closing the Funding Gap

The gender funding gap is an ever-present issue in the global workforce as female entrepreneurs continue to receive less funding than their male counterparts. Although the number of female-founded businesses might have risen in the past few years, the low rate of...
Rise and Lead Summit Conversations: Advancing Women In Leadership

Rise and Lead Summit Conversations: Advancing Women In Leadership

Globally, women hold 29% of senior management roles, the highest number ever on record However, regardless of the recent advances in female board participation, gender diversity among C Suite and Corporate Boards remains unsatisfactorily low.  Gender balanced numbers...